Christmas on the Home Front

  In 1943, the war was two years old; however, across the U.S., many homes were torn apart as fathers, brothers, uncles, and sweethearts and friends were drafted. For the duration, homes would be empty of loved ones during the holidays. To boost morale, Bing Crosby's "I'll Be Home for Christmas" became the favorite Christmas song for … Continue reading Christmas on the Home Front

Peanut Butter and Pickles

Food was so different in the 1940s. Readers and writers of historical fiction, take note: peanut butter and . . .

3 Steps to Build Your Writer’s Platform

We each have intrinsic value to contribute to our community. Three ways to build your writer's platform.

New Contemporary Romance Collection

The news is now in print! A light-hearted ebook collection of novellas is coming to you June 25. Six authors. Six contemporary romance stories of marriage proposals gone awry! He's ready to propose. She's ready to say yes. And then it all gets mixed up... My novella, Misadventures in Love, is about: Young in his … Continue reading New Contemporary Romance Collection

Three Steps to Editing the Beginning

Working on your first chapter needs only three things to keep the characters real and the readers turning the page. Plus, seven winners announced for Barbour's 7 Brides for 7 Texans!!